Jennifer-- I received the same email as you above of his (James) needing an event planner for 90 ppl and his wanting to send money up front. In addition he sent a 2nd email to me asking the below. -- This is DEFINITELY SPAM.. HE CAN\'T EVEN USE GOOD ENGLISH. totally beware of this James Miller. My name is James Miller, I will like to know if you are available to make food for my father birthday party and the order is for 120 peoples on the 23rd June 2017. It will be a pick up order and I will like you to give this message to you owner to email me back because I want to deal with the owner because this large order and I will like you to email me with your restaurant menu and restaurant web-site so I can check out your menu and choose the menu I want for the all 120 peoples okay and please remember to email me your restaurant menu and restaurant web-site. NOTE: CONTACT ME VIA EMAIL WITH THE ESTMATE AND YOUR CELL NUMBER BECAUSE AM IN HOSPITAL FOR SURGERY AND I CAN ONLY COMMUNICATE VIA EMAIL OR TEXT.
Said he was in need of an event planner and had a $20,000 budget. He wanted to send us $5,550 up front and asked for bank details so we stopped responding as all of his emails were very sketchy and seemed off. Beware.
Requesting money transactions with his card to our company but says bank merchant won't allow pay pal or square.